Osiris figurine

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris of chamber of pit G 7796 B

Dimensions

Height: 5.5 cm.; Width: 1.8 cm.; Thickness: 1.0 cm.

Accession Number

31.1813

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Figure of standing Osiris, wearing atef crown, wearing long beard, holding crook and flail. There is along tang beneath the foot for insertion into a base. Badly corroded.

Provenance

Excavated at Giza in debris of chamber of pit G 7796 B (field no. 31-1-8), by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition to Giza, January 2, 1930 .

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition